Nikkolette Hunter is an Associate in the Equity, Education & Community Change Division with experience in community engagement, youth development, and education policy research. She is passionate about research addressing inequitable access to educational resources. Prior to joining SPR, Nikkolette conducted research for the Delaware Valley Consortium for Excellence and Equity (DVCEE). Additionally, she has worked with youth in nonprofit afterschool programs, supported grantmaking efforts at The Riordan Foundation, and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Paraguay. Nikkolette received her M.S.Ed. in Education Policy from the University of Pennsylvania and her B.A. in International Development Studies and minor in Latin American Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles.